Successful Treatment of Acute Prostatitis Caused by Multidrug-Resistant Escherichia coli With Tigecycline Monotherapy.

We present a successful treatment, with tigecycline monotherapy, of acute prostatitis caused by multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli harboring an NDM-1 carbapemenase along with a CMY-2 cephalosporinase and a TEM ESBL.

Open forum infectious diseases. 2020 Jan 09*** epublish ***

Elia Lo Priore, David M Livermore, Niccolo Buetti, Philipp Jent, Niklas Pelzer, Carlo Casanova, Hansjakob Furrer, Baharak Babouee Flury

Department of Infectious Diseases, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland., Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom., UroSwiss AG, Department of Urology, Oberaargau Regional Hospital, Langenthal, Switzerland., Institute for Infectious Diseases, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.